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Farmers Market Fun!

06/07/2014 - 12/20/2014 - 12:00 am

Anacortes Farmers Market:  Every Saturday through October, 9am-2pm, Depot Arts Center, 611 R Avenue in Anacortes.

Bellingham Farmers Market:  Every Saturday through December 20th, 10am-3pm, Depot Market Square, 1000 Railroad Avenue in Bellingham.

Bellingham Farmers Mid-Week Market:  Every Wednesday through September 24th, 12pm-5pm, Fairhaven Village Green.

Ferndale Public Market: Every Saturday through the summer, 10am-3pm, Centennial River Walk, 5667 First Avenue in Ferndale.

Mount Vernon Farmers Market:  Every Saturday through October 18th, 9am-2pm, corner of Cleveland and Snoqualmie in Mount Vernon.

Sedro-Woolley Farmers Market:  Every Wednesday, 3pm-7pm, Hammer Heritage Park, corner of Ferry and Metcalf Streets in Sedro-Woolley.


Lynden FFA Corn Maze

09/05/2014 - 09/28/2014 - All Day

The Lynden High School FFA has their annual corn maze running every weekend in September. It’s a great one this year–don’t miss it! Find the maze just south of Lynden on Hannegan Road.

Friday Nights 6-10pm
Saturday 2-10pm
Sunday 2-6pm

Admission Prices:
Adults $6 (7th Grade and Up)
Students $4 (K-6th Grade)
Pre-School- FREE (0-4 years old)
Family Rate $18 (2 Adults & 3 Kids)


Allied Arts 2014 Juried Artist Series

09/05/2014 - 12/31/2014 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm at Allied Arts of Whatcom County
1418 Cornwall Ave

The Allied Arts Gallery’s goal is to provide a professional space for local established and emerging artists to show and sell their work and sustain the arts in our community. The 2014 Juried Artists Series is as follows:

September 5-27:  It Figures featuring Victor Flores, Amanda Timmins, Richard Bulman,   Frank Frazee, and Helen Dorn
October 3rd -31: Of Fish & Feathers featuring Ann Marie Cooper, Vikki Jackson, Christina Boyd, and Gary Armstrong
November 7– 29: Places & Things featuring Ron Pattern, Andrew Johnson, Jim Dixon and Tim Alexander
December 5– 20:  Abstraction featuring Yvette Neumann, Katherine Payge, Craig             Dunstan-McGrail and Eileen Reardanz

Gallery Hours: Monday thru Friday 10a.m. to 5p.m., Saturday noon to 5p.m.


Bellingham Oktoberfest

09/19/2014 - 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm at Depot Market Square
1100 Railroad Ave

It’s a celebration of Brews and Brats to benefit the Volunteer Center of Whatcom County.

On September 19th it’s the 1st annual Bellingham Oktoberfest at Depot Market Square from 6:30-10pm. You’ll be able to sample beers from 20 area breweries.

Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door.  All attendees will receive an Oktoberfest tasting glass, tasting tickets and snacks at entry.


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State Parks offers ‘free days!’

09/27/2014 - 11/11/2014 - All Day

Washington State Parks has announced the list of ‘free days’ for 2014. The “free days” are in keeping with legislation that created the Discover Pass, a $30 annual or $10 one-day permit required on state-managed recreation lands managed by Washington State Parks, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Department of Natural Resources. The remaining 2014 State Parks free days include:

• September 27th     National Public Lands Day
• November 11th      Veterans Day


2nd Annual Food Truck Round-Up

09/27/2014 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at Civic Field
1355 Civic Field Way

Join friends, neighbors, and Industrial Credit Union for the kickoff of the 20th Annual Feed the Need Community Food Drive on September 27th from 11a-3p at Civic Stadium.

It’s the Food Truck Round-Up!  It’s only $10 to enjoy some great tastes and flavors served up by a variety of food trucks.  And make sure you visit the Kulshan Brewery Beer Garden to support the Whatcom County North Rotary Club. Plus, live music from Spaceband!



Community Breakfast at Rome Grange

10/05/2014 - 8:00 am - 1:00 pm at The Rome Grange
2821 Mt. Baker Hwy

The Rome Grange presents a community breakfast on the first Sunday of the month, September through June. All are welcome. Featuring made from scratch pancakes, French toast, sausage, scrambled eggs, juice and coffee.

Breakfast is $5 for adults, kids 6-10 $2 and kids under 5 are FREE; 8am-1pm

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